Our Graduate Gemologist, Graydon Gesner, chose this fabulous Art Nouveau Style Estate Brooch or Necklace as the December Jewelry Pick of the Month. “I love the Art Nouveau influence and the see through Plique-A-Jour enamel that makes up the largest portion of this jewelry item. The 10.8mm off-round pearl dangle has high luster and has no spotting”.

This fastidiously finished “Man in the Moon” Brooch or Necklace, crafted in 18K Yellow Gold, was created by the well known maker, Nouveau 1910, in Barcelona Spain. In addition to the Plique-A Jour enameling and the high quality white Pearl dangle, there are .33ct. Apx. T.W. of Round Brilliant Cut Diamonds with VS1-VS2 clarity and D-E color decorating the hat and neck of this Brooch or Necklace. The pendant dangles from a 15-1/2″ uniquely designed link chain. You can see this spectacular piece of artwork in our Tampa store with a retail price of $7,495.

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This is an extraordinary example of the Late Edwardian Era, according to our GIA Graduate Gemologist.  It is a Antique Diamond Engagement Ring, ” with an exceptional flower motif which is extremely well-made and includes crisp engraving”.

It contains a .45 ct European cut diamond with SI1 clarity and H color.  That it is crafted in Platinum is a key factor in this ring. Notice the artistry of the flowers and leaves in the gallery and on the shoulders which are an example of  it’s marvelous craftsmanship.  You can find this Edwardian Diamond Antique Engagement Ring in our Tampa store with a retail price of $5,795.

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This month, the Gemologist selected a lovely Antique Diamond Engagement Ring from the Art Deco Era as his jewelry pick of the month.  It is a WOW ring!  ” I love the open filigree work and the engraving coming down the shank. It is a classic example of a unique Art Deco Diamond Antique Engagement Ring with a high quality diamond”.

The European Cut diamond highlighted here is .65ct Apx in weight and, as mentioned, is a high grade diamond.  The clarity it VS1 with bright, white color, G.  The mounting, crafted in Platinum, possesses meticulous filigree and detailed engraving and is sure to become a family heirloom.  You can find this feminine Art Deco Diamond Antique Engagement Ring in our Tampa store with a retail price of $7,295.

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This month’s Gemologist’s Jewelry Pick of the Month is this lovely BomBay style Art Deco Diamond Engagement Ring. It is die-struck with crisp lines and engraving around the shank. It is truly a one-of-kind Antique Diamond Engagement-Fashion Ring.

This bright and lively Art Deco Diamond Ring has a .91ct European Cut Diamond with VS2 clarity and J color. It is accompanied with  GIA Certification.  In addition, there are .35 ct Apx. T.W. of Single Cut Diamonds with VS clarity and G color decorating the platinum mounting. You can find this ring in our Tampa store with a retail price of $11,195.

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September 2019 Gemologist Jewelry Pick of the Month – Edwardian 15.00ct. Emerald & 1.10ct. T.W. Diamond Antique Fashion Ring

January 21, 2020

This Edwardian Emerald and Diamond Antique Fashion Ring is a stunner and one of the favorites of our Graduate Gemologist, Graydon Gesner. He especially likes the yellow gold filigree gallery and the bold gold vein in the emerald that matches the gold in the ring. The highlight of this striking ring is the 15.00ct. Apx. […]

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